Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

(adjective) marked by transparency; pellucid / (adjective) clear and simple in style / (adjective) absolutely serene and untroubled

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limpid



the limpid, witty, pansophical, profoundly adult writer we know from his stories

on Borges

—p.286 Borges on the Couch (285) by David Foster Wallace
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6 years, 11 months ago


Hardy can be wholly limpid

—p.104 by Annie Dillard
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4 years, 7 months ago


a limpid, dense twilight comes

—p.1 by John Ashbery
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1 year, 7 months ago


I refused to hear the limpid beauty of the songs, or the dark anguish

—p.318 Becoming them (315) by James Wood
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3 years, 5 months ago


A limpid dawn had completely unsheathed one side of the empty street.

—p.295 by Vladimir Nabokov
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4 years, 8 months ago

within the limpid facets of which, had I been a better crystal-gazer, I might have seen a room, people, lights, trees in the rain—a whole period of émigré life for which that ring was to pay

—p.81 by Vladimir Nabokov
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4 years, 8 months ago


There, in the limpid water

—p.150 by Eduardo Galeano
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2 years, 4 months ago


The draw of children’s literature may lie in the language as much as anything. These books have a total limpidity—a close, clean material attention that makes you feel like you’re reading a catalog description of a world to be entered at will

"total" is a weird adjective to use here

—p.97 by Anna Wiener
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3 years, 7 months ago


spend the afternoons swimming in the limpid water

—p.102 Two Stories (95) by Helen DeWitt
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4 years, 5 months ago